Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

DC Public Library is closed for Veterans Day on Friday, November 10 with the following select locations open: Mt. Pleasant, Georgetown, Tenley-Friendship, Petworth, Woodridge, Shaw, Benning, Anacostia. More information at http://www.dclibrary.org/holidaysopen.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.  Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Lego Club

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 11:00 am

Open Lego Duplo block play time for children ages 2 to 5 years and their caregivers. 
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I Made It Myself

Sunday, October 22, 2017, 2:00 pm

Simple arts and crafts for children ages 2-8.  
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English Conversation Circle

Monday, October 23, 2017, 10:00 am

Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. - 12 noon, Conference Room 1 A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in American English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should have at least a working knowledge of English.
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Early Literacy Baby/Toddler Play Date

Monday, October 23, 2017, 10:00 am

Enjoy homemade early literacy toys with your babies and toddlers, get inspired to make your own at home with every day objects, and get tips on building a foundation for your child to learn and read through play. We will meet from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. For children ages 0-3 and their caregivers.
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Adult Learning Lab

Monday, October 23, 2017, 4:00 pm

Skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level. Assessments on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Tutoring on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.  Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, 4 to 7 p.m. 
The Lego Book

Lego Challenge!

Monday, October 23, 2017, 4:00 pm

Come build your best Lego creation!   Lego pieces are small. Ages 5 and older please.
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Adult Learning Lab

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10:00 am

The Adult Learning Lab will be from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level. Tutoring on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.  Assessments on Wednesdays.   
Disco Ball by John Vance

Pop of the Tots

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10:00 am

Dance party for babies and toddlers up to age 5.  Experience popular music, motion, dance, and try different instruments. This is a ticketed, first-come, first-served program. For groups of 8 or more, please call 202-727-0971 to schedule a special session. We will not meet on 11/21 or 12/26.
Disco Ball by John Vance

Pop of the Tots

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10:30 am

Dance party for babies and toddlers up to age 5.  Experience popular music, motion, dance, and try different instruments. This is a ticketed, first-come, first-served program. For groups of 8 or more, please call 202-727-0971 to schedule a special session. We will not meet 11/21 or 12/26.

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